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Table SH27. Standard errors for the percentage distribution of public high school graduates who earned any credits in each occupational area, by number of credits earned in the area: 2005
Occupational area 0.01-0.99 credits 1.00-1.99 credits 2.00-2.99 credits 3.00-3.99 credits 4.00-4.99 credits 5.00 or more credits
Agriculture and natural resources 1.48 1.47 0.85 0.72 0.59 1.00
Business 1.34 1.16 0.59 0.30 0.21 0.20
Business finance 1.68 1.58 1.05 0.37 0.24 0.19
Business management 2.40 2.12 0.51 0.50 0.16 0.16
Business support 2.86 2.59 1.01 0.34 0.13 0.19
Communications and design 1.53 1.21 0.51 0.35 0.25 0.19
Computer and information sciences 1.56 1.48 0.76 0.49 0.23 0.36
Construction and architecture 2.09 1.93 1.36 0.74 0.78 1.11
Architecture 4.95 4.78 1.21 1.13 1.23 0.45
Construction 2.29 2.41 1.69 0.95 0.83 1.50
Consumer and culinary services 1.87 1.46 0.81 0.45 0.33 0.42
Consumer services 2.07 1.89 0.87 0.47 0.41 0.47
Culinary arts 3.35 2.66 1.25 0.53 0.31 0.64
Engineering technologies 2.24 1.80 0.89 0.57 0.44 0.43
Health sciences 3.76 2.39 1.12 1.34 0.84 0.90
Manufacturing, repair, and transportation 1.70 1.10 0.84 0.56 0.46 0.62
Manufacturing 2.06 1.42 0.87 0.59 0.47 0.39
Repair and transportation 2.48 1.45 1.28 0.86 0.96 0.96
Mechanics and repair 2.27 1.48 1.23 0.92 1.01 1.07
Transportation 11.55 7.92 7.81 1.25 0.40
Marketing 2.84 2.12 1.02 0.87 0.44 0.43
Public services 3.74 3.11 1.25 0.93 0.47 1.14
Education and library science 3.20 2.43 1.97 1.05 0.51 1.11
Education 4.02 2.93 2.80 1.59 0.76 1.69
Library science 5.58 4.53 2.06 0.42 0.46
Protective/legal services and public administration 5.75 5.46 1.45 1.45 0.69 1.84
Protective services 6.33 5.41 1.50 0.97 0.69 1.89
Public administration and legal services 10.39 18.01 3.23 15.23 1.29 2.67
Not applicable.
SOURCE: U .S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, High School Transcript Study (HSTS), 2005.


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